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Package yum

Yellowdog Updater Modified


Yum is an automatic updater and package installer/remover for rpm systems. It automatically computes dependencies and figures out what things should occur to install packages. It makes it easier to maintain groups of machines without having to manually update each one using rpm. Yum has a plugin interface for adding simple features. Yum can also be used from other python programs via its module inteface.

Version: 3.4.3

File Formats

yum-updatesd.conf Configuration file for yum-updatesd(8).
yum.conf Configuration file for yum(8).

System Administration

yum Yellowdog Updater Modified
yum-cron an interface to conveniently call yum from cron
yum-shell Yellowdog Updater Modified shell
yum-updatesd Update notifier daemon